Early-morning fire claims life of elderly Texas man
LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -Authorities are investigating an early morning house fire in Laredo that claimed the life of an elderly man.
According to the Laredo Fire Department, the incident happened at around 5:20 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of Guerrero Street.
Fire crews arrived found smoke coming from the home and immediately began evacuation efforts.
During a search of the home, firefighters found a man in his 80s in one of the bedrooms who had succumbed to the fire.
The case remains under investigation by arson investigators.
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